5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 1 night
2
Tampere
— 1 night
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, thendon't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Turku trip planning app.

St. Petersburg, Russia to Turku is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Turku. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from St. Petersburg in July since evenings lows in Turku dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Nature Beaches Parks
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip planner.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Wildlife
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, thentake an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip maker site.

Drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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